The Weekly Wrap-Up

REACH High School

May 8-12 (34th Edition)

Teacher Appreciation Edition!

A Message from Mr. Licciardi

Dear REACH Community,

We have made it through most of the testing season at this point. The spring testing season concluded with 100% participation. Nicely done!

On a wonderful note, it is with great excitement that our campus has a nomination entered for Teacher of the Year!! The nominee for our campus is Mrs. Prado.

Reminder #1: Attendance truly matters to avoid a Truancy Prevention Measure and fine and the students' eligibility to earn credits in order to graduate as planned. Remember, attendance is crucial when a passing grade academically cannot be granted if students have 10 or more absences. For some, it will prevent you from walking the stage in May. Also, below is new information on events for eligible seniors.

Reminder #2: Please take the steps to enroll for the upcoming school. You can do so by visiting Skyward. Click here.

News to note!

  1. Due to weather days in late January into early February, the school year has been extended through to Wednesday, May 31. This means that we will be engaging in year-end instructional and fun activities on those added days.
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    • Friday, May 26th- Early Release due to graduation for REACH.
    • Tuesday, May 30th- Full Day for everyone
    • Wednesday, May 31st- Early Release for Everyone- Last day of School

In closing, I would like to offer a sincere thank you to our teaching team as we close out Teacher Appreciation Week. On behalf of your students, we thank you for your work and dedication.

Have a wonderful Mother's Day Weekend!

Pascal Licciardi

Principal | REACH High School

Castleberry ISD

Calendar Information

Graduation Guidance

To Walk the Walk Students Must Dress the Dress

Make sure you have proper formal dress for the graduation ceremony. No Jeans. No Sneakers. No Over-sized Hoop Piercings.

o Ladies

§ Dress, skirt, dress pants/slacks, and proper dress shoes

o Men

§ Button-down white shirt, necktie, slacks, and proper dress shoes

If you have any problem with satisfying the dress requirement please let Mr. Licciardi know immediately. Please note, a letter will be mailed to you on Monday.

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Student Shout-Outs

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Clap Outs Keep Coming!

REACH is on track to graduate nearly 45 students this school year! Let me update that number 48 students!

REACH Team where shall I start. . . Thanks for every bit of effort you each pour into our students. We are making a difference.

Substitute Teachers Mr. Brewer, Ms. Webster, and Ms. Conchas-- Thanks for your service this week to our school building.

Mrs. Chedville thanks for your support, guidance, and patience. Those 3 essential ingredients have our campus at 100% participation for all STAAR EOC testing!


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Re-Check on Expectations

We had an opportunity to revisit expectations regarding the following keep items. I thank the students for their willingness to cooperate and follow these expectations and also the team that helps see them through. To families: thanks for your role to reinforce the items below

  • Arrival Time--8am
  • Cell Phone Use--ONLY during non-instructional time
  • Attendance--Essential to learning and will lead to immediate attendance make-up dates with accrued absences
  • Commons--Open for use prior to period one and for special events. Breakfast and Lunch periods are to be housed only in our cafeteria.
  • Bathroom Policy--One student at a time.
  • Door Access--Under no circumstances are students to open any interior or exterior doors for a classmate or adult, including a CISD employee.

Our Bulletin Board at the Administration Building

Over the course of the year, we will be adding various work products that help encapsulate the impactful work we do at REACH High School. We are so glad to share our journey with you through our bulletin board.

Before. . . .

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After (Phase 2 of 4). . .

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Seeing Our Norms Come to Life

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Student and Family Info Hub

Student Senior Events

Enrollment for the Next School Year!

To enroll for the next school year please click here or on the below image.

Personal Safety Is A Priority at CISD

Click here or on the image to access training videos.

Grads to Work

Bullying Prevention Is A Priority at CISD!

Senate Bill 179, David's Law, amends the Education Code to revise provisions relating to school district bullying prevention policies and procedures to provide protections against cyberbullying.

Castleberry ISD, in accordance with these laws, is providing an anonymous online form to report bullying.

You can also download the Quick Tip app on the Apple iTunes App Store or the Google Play Store. Once you have downloaded and opened the app use the location code "CastleberryISD" to access our district's form. Use the links provided below or search for "School Messenger Quick Tip" to find the app. Click here for more information.

Give a Tip to Crime Stoppers

Tarrant County Crime Stoppers allows for concerned citizens who witness a crime or suspicious behavior to reach out to law enforcement without fear of retaliation or having to appear in court. Crime Stoppers is set up to be completely anonymous and confidential.

To contact Crime Stoppers over the phone you can call locally at 817-469-8477 or toll-free at 877-469-8477. You can also download the P3 Tips mobile app or submit a tip online on the Crime Stoppers website. For more information on our district website click here.

FAFSA ID Presentation Below.

Feel free to click below to access the presentaton.

Attendance is essential!

MAP Testing

What? Why? When?

REACH High School is participating in a Measures of Academic Progress Test. We will be using results from the test over the course of the year to help track student progress so that teachers are positioned to tailor their instruction to meet the needs of all learners. In addition, the test results will be neatly packaged into reports for students and families equipping them with meaningful performance information.

The next cycle of testing will be in May.

MAP Growth Family Toolkit Video

Health and Safety

COVID Protocols for Students

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Monkey Pox Guidance and Important Information

Please visit or call Tarrant County Health by clicking here or calling 817-248-6299, Option 4. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call or email Mr. Licciardi.
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Traffic Routes Update

Please refer to this information as you plan your approach to our campus.
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School Calendar for the 2022-23 School Year

Updated Calendar!

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